Latest news

We notify our members of updates through a regular e-newsletter. We also plan to publish regular updates on this website.

20 October 2021

YRA Annual General Meeting

YRA Annual General Meeting Tuesday 26 October 2021 7.30pm Online meeting

04 August 2021

CSIRO and Forestry School - View the redevelopment plans

The National Capital Authority has received a request to vary the land use to allow residential, commercial accommodation and office accommodation. The plans indicate buildings ranging from two to five storeys.

25 July 2021

CSIRO and Forestry School - Results of the YRA Survey

The CSIRO site on Banks Street is a heritage listed precinct. YRA surveyed the Yarralumla community to seek their views on the development proposed for the site. 266 residents of Yarralumla shared their views by completing the survey.

25 July 2021

Proposed increased density for Yarralumla - YRA submission

The government has identified an 800 metre-wide zone either side of Adelaide Avenue as a light rail investigation area. See YRA's submission on the government's densification proposal.

25 July 2021

Brickworks Environmental Impact Statement - Read YRA Submission

The developer has lodged and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) with the ACT planning authorities. YRA has provided a submission.

01 July 2021

Brickworks - Environmental Impact Statement for your comment

DOMA, the developer of the Brickworks site, has lodged an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) which is now open for public comment.

28 June 2021

Canberra Yacht Club Redevelopment - have your say

The Canberra Southern Cross Yacht Club has applied to the National Capital Authority for approval to refurbish Snapper On the Lake and the ground floor of the Club and construct a new outdoor dining area, including a pop-up bar and gelato café. Comment on the YRA draft submission or submit your own.

12 June 2021

CSIRO and Forestry School - YRA submissions and survey

The CSIRO site on Banks Street is a heritage listed precinct. Read the summary of the development proposed for the site together with the YRA’s recent submissions on the proposal. Share your views by completing the survey so YRA can provide feedback on behalf of our community.

12 June 2021

Seaplanes on the lake - discussion paper for comment

The NCA has released a discussion paper for public comment concerning possible seaplane operations on Lake Burley Griffin. YRA has prepared a draft submission raising concerns including the safety of lake users.

22 May 2021

Heritage Street Signs

Part of Yarralumla’s heritage are two historic street signs on the corner of Banks and Hooker Streets and Banks and Bentham Streets. Read about their history and their recent restoration.